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 DeCS Categories

SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.517 Geology .
SP8.473.654.517.322 Continental Plate .
SP8.473.654.587 Meteorology .
SP8.473.654.587.522 Hail 22634 .
SP8.473.654.587.522.452 Hail Storm .
SP8.473.654.587.622 Temperature .
SP8.473.654.587.622.512 Peak Temperature .
SP8.473.654.692 Techniques, Measures, Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.777 Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.777.605 Anemometer .
SP8.473.654.692.777.605.563 Anemoscope .
SP8.473.654.727 Tectonics .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.351 Impact of Disasters .
SP8.946.351.370 Damage Assessment .
SP8.946.351.370.404 Risk Areas Delimitation .
SP8.946.351.379 Added Impact .
SP8.946.351.415 Internal Mechanisms of Disasters Production .
SP8.946.351.442 Disaster Path .
SP8.946.702 Disaster Planning .
SP8.946.702.667 Specialties in Disasters .
SP8.946.702.667.614 Geology .
SP8.946.702.667.614.617 Tectonics .
SP8.946.819 Prevention and Mitigation .
SP8.946.819.793 Vulnerability Analysis .
SP8.946.819.793.761 Interrelation .
SP8.946.819.793.761.729 Interrelation by Hazard .
SP8.946.819.793.761.729.236 External Hazard .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Internal Mechanisms of Disasters Production .
A process that usually follows the destructive phenomena or disasters in their origin and development, consisting of five main phases. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Hail Storm .
Hailstorm .
Saraivada .
Meteorological phenomenon that consists on precipitation of frozen water in more or less irregular shapes. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Added Impact .
Environmental changes resulting from the integration and transformation of the effects produced by primary impacts of a disaster. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Risk Areas Delimitation .
Risk Areas Delimination .
Specification of susceptible areas to a destructive phenomenon, due to type and nature. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Tectonics .
Discipline of geology that deals with the earth's crust concerning the set of internal forces that shape it. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Disaster Path .
Disaster Route .
Route taken by a disaster. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Peak Temperature .
Maximum Temperature .
Manifestation of lower or higher temperatures produced by changes in the course of the seasons. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Continental Plate .
The one that covers in full the continents, has a thickness of 100 to 200 km. (Free translation from the original: (Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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Anemoscope .
A device recording the wind direction, formed by an arrow bar. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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External Hazard .
A phenomenon that occurs when an accident in the system does not significantly affect its operation, but others'. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
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